Dominican capital’s Leones win Winter Baseball Crown
Santo Domingo.- The Dominican capital´s Leones del Escogido once again proved they´re “a hard kill” going from underdog to champions with their 16th crown in Dominican Winter Baseball, handily defeating the favorite Tigres del Licey 8 to 4.
Imported outfielder Lew Ford won the Series´ most valuable player honors for the second time, whereas Pedro López and Leury García provided the clutch batting.
Leones president Felipe Vicini accompanied by general manager Moises Alou and other executives received the Dominican Baseball League championship trophy, to the cheers from the tens of thousands of fans at Quisqueya Stadium.
Leones fans throughout the capital honked their car horns just minutes after news of last midnight´s win.
Jan 27, 2016
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